Today’s service providers are under tremendous pressure to ensure their
networks are profitable. When it comes to fiber-to-the premise (FTTP)
architectures, ADC has done its homework. ADC has helped providers
maximize profits while minimizing expenses, and offers several white papers
which explain considerations and techniques that can be applied to particular
sections of the FTTP network to increase performance, flexibility, and profitability
by decreasing capital expenses (CAPEX) and operating expenses (OPEX).
Having addressed issues such as cable management techniques, central office
considerations and the effects of temperature, this paper will move to the
outside plant (OSP) area. It will discuss key practices and options for saving
additional OPEX over the...